If you are using a
personal firewall, try checking that your mIRC application is set to
allow listening connections.
After you configured your
personal firewall, and you still cannot receive the file, consult the
7) Your issue is likely that you are behind a NAT (connection sharing)
Many DSL/Cable modems and routers enable NAT by default.
You will have to read the manual to determine how to forward the ports
or try using a guide here.
Once you are ready to forward the ports in your router or modem,
perform the following in mIRC:
a) Open the mIRC
Options dialog (in the menu go to Tools -> Options).
to Connect, Options and press
the Ports button:
c) Ensure DCC Send,
Get... is checked and write down the ports listed in "First" and "Last".
all of the UPnP options are enabled with the exception of the DCC
Your Ports dialog should
match the following image:
If you are using PeerBlock or PeerGuardian try disabling when you request the file.
e) Press the OK button
to close the Ports dialog.
the OK button to close the Options dialog.
g) In your modem or router,forward the ports listed in mIRC.
If you still cannot receive the file, visit: http://tinyurl.com/l372c
If you still cannot receive the file after performing the steps in the
link above, the bot may be not working correctly.